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27 August 2014: Illuminating illumination: what lights up the universe?
New research from UCL shows that we will soon uncover the origin of the ultraviolet light that bathes the cosmos. A full understanding is long sought-after, because the intensity and distribution of the light changes everything from galaxies that trace dark matter to scraps of gas that probe dark energy. UCL cosmologists Andrew Pontzen and Hiranya Peiris (both UCL Physics & Astronomy), together with collaborators at Princeton and Barcelona Universities, have shown how forthcoming astronomical surveys will reveal the illuminating sources. Their study is published today in the Astrophysical Journal Letters. More...
22 August 2014: UCL Academy student wins place at UCL
UCL Academy student Brahim Mansour has become the first-ever
pupil at the UCL-sponsored school to be accepted for a place at UCL.
UCL scientists are set to continue investigations into why expansion of the universe is speeding up, having already secured high quality early data. More...
14 August 2014: School pupils experience space science at UCL
A group of secondary school students have designed their own space missions during a new week-long work experience programme at the UCL Mullard Space Science Laboratory (MSSL). More...
12 August 2014: National Student Survey: improvement in student satisfaction
Student satisfaction at UCL has risen by 2%, according to the latest National Student Survey (NSS) results. More...
5 August 2014: UCL scientists honoured by Royal Society
22 July 2014: Faculty Teaching Awards 2014
21 July 2014: Imaging improved by scrambling X-rays
27 June 2014: Reef built by animals 550 million years ago discovered
23 June 2014: A formula for cheating at dice
23 June 2014: Organic conundrum in Large Magellanic Cloud
19 June 2014: Queen’s Birthday Honours for the UCL community
6 June 2014: Forthcoming events in Risk & Disaster Reduction
7 May 2014: Two MAPS departments now Athena SWAN certified
7 May 2014: "Like melting an entire iceberg with a hot poker" – UCL scientists explore the strange world of quantum phase transitions
14 April 2014: Faculty Postgraduate Prize winners announced
3 April 2014: ExoMars landing sites narrowed down
1 April 2014: New Dean of Mathematical & Physical Sciences appointed
31 March 2014: A potential way to make graphene superconducting
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